Job Ref: 14396  |   Boston

Night Carer


Location: Boston, Lincolnshire

Salary: £8.88 -

Hours of work: 30 hours (Part time)

The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing. As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.


Skirbeck Court Care Home is graded GOOD by CQC!

Skirbeck Court is set in mature gardens, within walking distance of Boston town centre with its twice weekly market and the famous St Botolph’s Church (known as the ‘Boston Stump’), visible from the grounds at night under its gothic style illumination.

Food is an important part of life at Skirbeck Court, and our professional cook and kitchen team pride themselves on serving a varied selection of freshly prepared meals and snacks.  The delicious dishes, made using seasonal produce whenever possible, take account of any individual dietary requirements or preferences and are carefully balanced to ensure best nutritional value. 

Our residents' well being and comfort is our prime focus.  This means that responding to their individual needs is our top priority, so we are very proud to have 9.8 score on and overall we are classed as a GOOD Care Home.

Care charity and provider The Orders of St John Care Trust are respected in the care sector for a flexible range of care provision, making the most of voluntary sector contributions to help vulnerable adults achieve a more dignified lifestyle.


We are now recruiting a Night Carer to join our team!

Care is at the heart of everything that we do. Working within the Care team you will show warmth, compassion and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

Your daily routine will be as varied as the needs of people you are looking after. You will often be helping people with their personal needs as well as supporting them to go about their daily activities, but you will know what makes a difference to them and what helps to put a smile on their face.

Level 2 Qualification is essential

As a key member of the OSJCT Team you can expect benefits such as:

  • Company pension.
    • Paid breaks
    • Paid DBS
    • Higher rate of pay at weekends
    • Free Uniform
    • Free Training
    • Development and progression opportunities
    • Overtime available
    • “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!

If you feel you have the skills and experience to support the Home Manager in creating and maintaining a high level of service, we would love to hear from you, please apply below!

All candidates will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 30
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.88
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Potential Interview Date 1: Friday, 5th July 2019
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Vacancy closing date: Friday, 28th June - 2019 22:55

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